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Staib Signs for Tribe Football

Staib Signs for Tribe Football

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

Every year, numerous Midlothian athletes take their game to the next level by deciding to play their sport in college. On February 3, 2019, senior Brayden Staib joined these athletes by verbally committing to play D1 football at the College of William and Mary, and on February 6, he made it official by...

Midlo Boys Lacrosse Dominates the Preseason

Midlo Boys Lacrosse Dominates the Preseason

Emily Vanlandingham, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 31, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

In order to stay in shape, athletes work out year-round, often competing on travel teams or club squads. Leading up to lacrosse tryouts, several Midlo lacrosse players joined forces to compete on January 21, 2019, in the MLK High School Lacrosse Tournament, a good way for the athletes to build team chemi...

Midlo Wrestling Aims High at the Arrowhead

Midlo Wrestling Aims High at the Arrowhead

Maddie Burke and Erin Junkmann

January 29, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On Saturday, January 26, 2019, the Trojans Varsity Wrestling Team traveled to Powhatan High School for the Arrowhead Invitational Tournament. These tournaments are all-day events that test each athlete’s individual endurance and skill. Wrestlers face athletes in one of the 13 different weight classes...

Furman and Smith Verbally Commit to Randolph-Macon for Baseball

Cara Hahn, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 25, 2019


Filed under Sports

Each year, Midlo sends numerous athletes to take the next step in their athletic careers by signing and committing to play their sport at the collegiate level. College coaches now visit many high school sporting events to try to entice talented players to commit to their schools. In November of 2018, s...

Choi Breaks Barriers

Choi Breaks Barriers

Maddie Burke and Emily Vanlandingham

October 15, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

Midlothian High School's golf program is known for its widely successful team, bringing home the title of Regional Champs for the past two years, but many do not know that among the team full of boys is one girl, sophomore Esther Choi. Choi has played on the Midlo Golf team as the only girl for two years...

Midlo Golf Swings as Regional Champs

Midlo Golf Swings as Regional Champs

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

On October 2, 2018, Midlo Golf competed in the Regional Tournament at Mattaponi Springs Golf Course and earned the title of Regional Champs for the second year in a row. Under the leadership of Coach John Pruitt, Midlo came out on top with a score of 298; Monacan's score was 320. Both Midlo and Monacan...

Junkmann Verbals to Hoyas

Junkmann Verbals to Hoyas

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Every year, Midlo athletics produces various athletes who takes their talents to the next level of college play. On September 7, 2018, Junior Erin Junkmann joined these athletes by verbally committing to play soccer at Georgetown University. Junkmann anticipates what the future will hold as she embarks on ...

Elite Midlo Athletes Advance to Next Level

Elite Midlo Athletes Advance to Next Level

Maddie Burke and Erin Junkmann

June 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Every year, Midlo Athletics brims with talented student athletes. Through their hard work and dedication to athletics, many Midlo athletes from the Class of 2018 have decided to move on to play at the next level. The following senior athletes will continue to play their sports in college: Kyle Webb, ...

Midlo Lacrosse Recognizes Seniors

Midlo Lacrosse Recognizes Seniors

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 1, 2018


Filed under Spring Sports

On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, Midlo Girls Lacrosse hosted Senior Night during a home game against James River. Before the start of the game, the festivities kicked off with the recognition of each of the seniors: Olivia Harriman, Katie Call, Claire O’Brien, Alyssa Black, Heidi Peterson, Emily Smith...

Trojans Lacrosse Dominates Against Chiefs

Trojans Lacrosse Dominates Against Chiefs

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, both the boys and girls Trojan lacrosse teams battled it out in a double header home game against the Monacan Chiefs. In the past years, Midlo has proven victorious against the Chiefs and were set on keeping up their winning streak this season. Both teams played a successful...

Dunn Dominates Pole Vault

Dunn Dominates Pole Vault

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

On February 23-24, 2018, the 4A Indoor Track Meet took place in Salem, Virginia. Midlo sent multiple qualifying athletes to compete, including senior pole vaulter, McKenna Dunn. Dunn has never failed to impress in her event, setting the school record as a sophomore. As the only pole vaulter on the team...

Indoor Track Preview

Indoor Track Preview

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 5, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

For years, the Midlothian indoor track team has brimmed with elite runners prepared to win. Under the leadership of Coach Stanley Morgan and Coach Dan Ward, this season aims to be no different. With the close of cross country season, Midlo track athletes have begun their training on weekdays, working tir...

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